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Etherborn Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Artistic adventure can be disorienting and repetitive.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Outer Wilds Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Learn from your mistakes in time-twisted sci-fi adventure.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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BoxBoy! + BoxGirl! Game Poster Image
age 6+
Think outside the box with this charming, fun puzzler.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Bendy and the Ink Machine Game Poster Image
age 12+
Freaky first-person adventure full of animated jump scares.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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A Case of Distrust Game Poster Image
age 12+
Stylish Jazz Age mystery with engaging story, heroine.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2018)
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Conarium Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Spooky adventure based on fear nails scary tone perfectly.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Empathy: Path of Whispers Game Poster Image
age 12+
Muddled adventure addresses mature political themes.
Platforms: Windows
(2017)
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Full Throttle Remastered Game Poster Image
age 12+
Classic adventure gets new paint job, keeps old issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2017)
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Starbound Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Sandbox adventure is fun, gratifying, but has odd controls.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
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Lifeless Planet: Premiere Edition Game Poster Image
age 12+
A sci-fi tale of mystery … and walking. Lots of walking.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
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Pony Island Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever, challenging puzzler disguised as game about ponies.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
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Snail Bob 2 Game Poster Image
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age 6+
Clever cartoonish puzzle adventure perfect for families.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 Game Poster Image
age 12+
Irreverent cartoonish adventure full of parodies.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Traverser Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Physics puzzler has great female hero but feels incomplete.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Sunset Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Unconventional war game forces cultural reflection.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Bertram Fiddle: Episode 1 - A Dreadly Business Game Poster Image
age 12+
Creative adventure full of puzzles and laughs.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
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Shelter 2 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Poetic but flawed, confused game falls short of potential.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Morningstar: Descent to Dead Rock Game Poster Image
age 12+
Clever adventure could use more content, urgency in play.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Tulpa Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Beautiful puzzle platformer challenges, easily frustrates.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
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Syberia Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Dated but still solid puzzle-filled adventure.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2014)
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